RONDA KIMBALL, MS, LPC ASSOCIATE, CHRISTIAN, EMDR TRAINED, CIMHP, CTP, CYI, AACC MENTAL HEALTH COACH
SUPERVISED BY DR. RUSS BARTEE, LPC-S
ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS
"Don't copy the behavior and customs of the world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God's will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect." (NLT)
Ronda Kimball is a Christian, Licensed Professional Counselor Associate. She graduated from California State University, Northridge with her BA in Psychology and went on to earn her MS in Counseling from Hope International University, Fullerton, CA.
Ronda is a Certified Integrative Mental Health Provider (CIMHP) thus she takes a holistic approach to mental health, personal wholeness and well being.
Ronda is a Certified Trauma Professional (CTP) who is EMDR Trained by a EMDRIA certified consultant. She uses these modalities in conjunction with narrative talk therapy and somatic expression to shift intrinsic memories that are stuck when processing past trauma, nightmares and other negative effects of sexual, physical, mental, emotional and spiritual abuse.
As a Certified Yoga Instructor (CYI) she has developed Trauma Focused Self Care stretch as part of her therapeutic approach for somatic release of trauma trapped in the body. Allowing the body to "speak" and release that which is no longer serving the client.
Ronda Believes that Bible Study, Prayer, Scripture memorization and Holy Spirit Power are strong tools in healing the whole person: heart, soul, mind and strength.
Her core belief is that people are transformed by the renewing of their minds. By using CBT, CPT, & REBT her clients are challenged and aided in changing their wrong thinking and faulty beliefs. They are then able to update their feelings and change how they approach life thus experiencing a newness of life, resilience, inner strength, cultivating Joy, Good Digging and mental toughness,
Ronda specializes in positively empowering other Counselors and woman with trauma/PTSD, anxiety, depression, grief, martial issues, parenting, relationship betrayals, burn out and transitional issues.
Ronda has been married to her husband since 1998 and they have two young adults, a son and a daughter. She has many years of business experience having run two multi-million dollar production companies as well as many years in the banking industry, She holds a California Real Estate License (inactive), a Cosmetology License, a Substitute Teaching License.
Ronda believes that psychology is the study of the soul and Jesus Christ is the Savior of the soul and it is this belief that is central to her Clinical Counseling practice.
Face to face and Telehealth: Counselor to Counselors Individual Counseling, Couples Counseling
Group: Trauma Focused Self-Care Stretch
Telehealth, Public Speaking: Counseling and Mentoring Groups, Women's Retreats, Seminars, Bible Studies & Workshops